Monthly Archives: February 2016

2/27 weekly news round-up

Time for the weekly Japanese-ish monster media news recap! Pacific Rim Maelstrom is back on again; oh the whiplash. The current controversy stems from the fact that a director other than Guillermo del Toro has been announced for the sequel: … Continue reading

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News recap for 2/20: City Shrouded in Shadows, Kaijumax, and more!

Relatively short news roundup this week: Top story of the week: The survival action/kaiju game The City Shrouded in Shadows, from the same team as the Disater Report series, came out with a trailer in December, with relatively little fanfare: Then this week … Continue reading

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News recap for 2/14/15

Happy Valentine’s Day! This day we commemorate the time Ivy won the Soul Calibur, Jill defended Raccoon City, and Vincent did whatever the plot of Dirge of Cerberus was about. If you’ve had your fill of chocolate, take a break … Continue reading

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Early news recap: Feb 5

I got roped into hosting a party this weekend for something called a Super Bowl, which as far as I understand is some sort of televised game show for fans of Eyeshield 21. As a result, I’m doing a quick … Continue reading

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A Guide to Ultraman’s Celebrity Guest Directors

In the past couple of months, we’ve gotten a handful of questions like “What Ultraman was it that Takashi Miike worked on again?” “Has Koichi Sakamoto ever directed an Ultra show?” “Which episodes of Return of Ultraman were directed by … Continue reading

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